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James Jenkins Jr.

YORK -- James William Jenkins Jr., 60, of 1639 Shytle Lane, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

A native of York County, Mr. Jenkins was born April 27, 1947, a son of the late James W. Jenkins Sr. and Ruby Jenkins Jenkins. He was a U.S. Army veteran of Vietnam, employed by Star Paper Tube, loved his family and enjoyed sports. Mr. Jenkins was preceded in death by a brother, Toney Jenkins.

Surviving are his wife of 39 years, Rev. Linda Tedder Jenkins; daughter, Angela Constantine and husband, Andrew of York; son, Dr. William Jenkins of Spartanburg; sister, Peggy Westbrook and husband, Bobby of Rock Hill, Jeanette Crenshaw of Van Wyck, Hilda Parker and husband, Mike of Seneca; brothers, Windell Jenkins and wife, Linda D. of Rock Hill, Harold Jenkins and wife, Carolyn of Catawba; three grandchildren Andrew, Alex and Ayden Constantine.

Funeral services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday in the Chapel of Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jerry Phillips and Rev. Linda Dunn officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to Richburg UMC, 124 Lancaster St., Richburg, SC 29729; Pleasant Grove UMC, 2878 Lyles-Gaston Rd. Richburg, SC 29729; Cornerstone U.M.C. 2697 Heckle Blvd., Rock Hill SC 29730; or the charity of one's choice.

Bass-Cauthen Funeral Home is serving the Jenkins family.